KPU Science Rendezvous
Free to the public! Science Rendezvous is part of Science Odyssey — a national celebration of science with events happening all across Canada on the same day! Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to for activities and updates. #KPUSR #SciRen #STEAMBig
KPU Science Rendezvous
Saturday, May 11, 2019
11 am-3 pm
KPU Langley Campus | 20901 Langley Bypass
Join us for an awesome day of exploration, fun and learning at the 2019 KPU Science Rendezvous & Langley Open House on May 11, 2019!
The KPU Langley campus will once again be transformed into a family-friendly science and art festival with hands-on experiments, magic shows, interactive science labs, exciting activities, arts and design, music, and tours of our high-tech patient simulator nursing labs and state-of-the-art craft brewing lab!
Some of the activities at KPU Science Rendezvous 2019:
- Tour real science labs and do hands-on experiments
- Chemistry magic show and dancing flames
- CADD Lab: Virtual and augmented reality stations PLUS 3-D printer
- CHEM Lab: Make glitter slime
- A&P Lab: Make your own blood
- BREW Lab: Tour KPU's state-of-the-art Brew Lab brewery and try our student-brewed beer! (must be 19+ for beer tastings))
- HEALTH Lab: Blood pressure clinics, CPR patient simulator, Nursing Annie video game, see a real pig's lung and so much more!
- MATH Lab: Play with puzzles and our giant tetrahedron outside
- GEOGRAPHY Lab: Make a pet rock and take a world tour
- PHYSICS Lab: dancing flame show with a fiery Ruben's Tube and hands-on physics' activities room with Banana Keyboard
- NEW: 'Cute as a Button' maker station—explore your creativity at our drop-in button-making workshop
- LIBRARY: Make a handprint flower bookmark with seeds to take home to plant
- NEW: Bucket lift rides into the treetops courtesy of the BC Plant Health Care Association!
- PSYCHOLOGY area: Take a polygraph test and challenge yourself with a criminology quiz
For a FULL list of activities, shows, tours and more, visit kpu.ca/sr/activities
Showcase your organization at KPU Science Rendezvous!
Are you a community organization or business involved with science, technology, engineering, math, horticulture, arts or design? You may be a good fit to participate in our Vendor Marketplace and showcase your business/organization at Science Rendezvous! For more information, email FSH.Events@kpu.ca or register online for a booth by clicking here.
Science Rendezvous is a public platform to promote science awareness and increase science literacy in Canada. The event is an annual day-long festival spanning multiple simultaneous sites across the country, designed to bring science face-to-face with the public and encourage more youth to consider science and art-related careers and study paths.